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Design Engineer Salaries in San Diego, CA Area

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Average Base Pay
$86,367/yr
14% above national average
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$68K
Low
$86K
Average
$109K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,213
Range$1,192 - $16,338
How much does a Design Engineer make in San Diego, CA?

The average salary for a Design Engineer is $86,367 in San Diego, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 394 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Design Engineer employees in San Diego, CA.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Solar Turbines
    $84,892/yr
    Range: $73K - $96K
    14 salaries
    $84,892/yr
    $73K$96K
    Qualcomm
    $94,270/yr
    Range: $54K - $104K
    8 salaries
    $94,270/yr
    $54K$104K
    Cyient
    $63,537/yr
    Range: $60K - $80K
    7 salaries
    $63,537/yr
    $60K$80K
    NXP Semiconductors
    $110,085/yr
    Range: $100K - $141K
    7 salaries
    $110,085/yr
    $100K$141K
    pSemi
    $97,079/yr
    Range: $83K - $103K
    5 salaries
    $97,079/yr
    $83K$103K
    VIA-Telecom
    $81,648/yr
    Range: $70K - $133K
    5 salaries
    $81,648/yr
    $70K$133K
    Rapid Bridge
    $89,144/yr
    Range: $87K - $92K
    4 salaries
    $89,144/yr
    $87K$92K

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    Motorola Mobility
    $94,680/yr
    Range: $89K - $105K
    3 salaries
    $94,680/yr
    $89K$105K
    Achates Power
    $76,245/yr
    Range: $74K - $107K
    3 salaries
    $76,245/yr
    $74K$107K
    Franklin Wireless
    $71,273/yr
    Range: $71K - $72K
    3 salaries
    $71,273/yr
    $71K$72K
    True Temper Sports
    $73,830/yr
    Range: $73K - $74K
    3 salaries
    $73,830/yr
    $73K$74K
    About
    $40 - $45
    hourly
    $40$45
    Boeing
    $87,163/yr
    Range: $79K - $95K
    2 salaries
    About
    $79K - $95K
    $79K$95K
    Solar Turbines
    $31/hr
    Range: $25 - $36
    2 salaries
    About
    $25 - $36
    hourly
    $25$36
    Solar Turbines
    $66,113/yr
    Range: $60K - $73K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $73K
    $60K$73K
    KPFF
    $61,356/yr
    Range: $56K - $66K
    2 salaries
    About
    $56K - $66K
    $56K$66K
    NuVasive
    $74,213/yr
    Range: $70K - $79K
    2 salaries
    About
    $70K - $79K
    $70K$79K
    Consulting Engineers Corp
    $70,013/yr
    Range: $66K - $74K
    2 salaries
    About
    $66K - $74K
    $66K$74K
    SANYO
    $64,121/yr
    Range: $61K - $67K
    2 salaries
    About
    $61K - $67K
    $61K$67K
    Quartus Engineering
    $24/hr
    Range: $21 - $28
    2 salaries
    About
    $21 - $28
    hourly
    $21$28

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Design Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $100,000
    per year
    A Tool Design Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    $71,000
    per year
    A HVAC Design Engineer reported making $71,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $103,350
    per year
    A RFIC Design Engineer reported making $103,350 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $100,000
    per year
    A Design Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $27
    hourly
    A Design Engineer reported making $27 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private